Saber Fencing; France, c. 1900

French Saber

French Saber

 

 

 

French saber fencers…

In this turn-of-the-century postcard from Paris, two civilian fencers pose in guard and with point in line. The location is a well-equipped salle in an unidentified city. The audience indicates that it was frequented by prosperous urbanites.

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